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Daily Pro Wrestling History (06/30): Cody Rhodes wins ROH World Title

CM Punk won the WWE World title by cashing in the MITB briefcase.
Cody Rhodes | ROH

1948

Wichita, Kansas:
- World Heavyweight Champion Orville Brown beat Lew Newman in 2 out of 3 falls
- Don McIntyre beat Harry Cohen in a Hindu mud match
- Barney Bernard and Ralph Garibaldi went to a 30 minute draw

1949

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Tarzan Kowalski defeated Jim Wright in 2 out of 3 falls
- Joe Pazandak defeated Herman Von Doyle in 2 out of 3 falls

1961

Chicago, Illinois:
- "Nature Boy" Buddy Rogers defeated Pat O'Connor to win the NWA (National Wrestling Alliance) World Heavyweight Championship

1967

Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher in 2 out of 3 falls
- Rene Goulet (sub Lou Thesz) beat Chris Markoff by countout
- Big K (sub Ernie Ladd) beat Moose Cholak by DQ
- Dale Lewis drew Mitsu Arakawa

1970

Chicago, Illinois
- Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher & Ernie Ladd beat Mad Dog Vachon & Butcher Vachon & Blackjack Lanza
- Baron Von Raschke beat Red Bastien
- Mitsu Arakawa beat Paul Christy
- Pepper Gomez beat Bob Windham

1973

Chicago, Illinois:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher
- Ernie Ladd no contest with Wahoo McDaniel
- Sailor Art Thomas drew Jimmy Valiant
- Baron Von Raschke beat Bull Bullinski

1978

St. Paul, Minnesota:
- Verne Gagne beat AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel by DQ
- Pat Patterson & Ray Stevens beat Evan Johnson & Steve Olsonoski
- Jim Brunzell beat Bob Orton Jr
- Super Destroyer Mark II beat Rufus R Jones

1979

Chicago, Illinois:
- Andre The Giant beat AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel by DQ
- Dick The Bruiser beat King Kong Brody by countout
- Wilbur Snyder drew Bobby Duncum
- Greg Gagne & Billy Robinson beat Pat Patterson & Ray Stevens
- Bobo Brazil beat Paul Christy by DQ
- Steve Regal drew Jesse Ventura

Portland, Oregon:
- Stan Stasiak defeated Roddy Piper for the NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Title

1985

Orlando, Florida:
- Hercules Hernandez defeated Hector Guerrero for the Florida State Heavyweight Title

1987

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Champion Curt Hennig beat Greg Gagne by DQ
- AWA Tag Team Champions Boris Zhukov & Soldat Ustinov beat Wahoo McDaniel & DJ Peterson
- In a Taped Fist match; Scott Ledoux beat Larry Zbyszko by count out
- Tommy Rich beat Mr Magnificent Kevin Kelly
- Original Midnight Express beat Nick Kiniski & JT Southern by DQ

1995

Williamsburg, Kentucky:
- Headbanger Thrasher beat Tracy Smothers
- SMW Champ Buddy Landel ddq Brad Armstrong
- Tracy Smothers, The Dirty White Boy, & Boo Bradley beat The Headbangers & Killer Kyle
- The Rock-n-Roll Express beat Al Snow & Unabom via countout

2003

- Gail Kim won a Battle Royal for the WWE Women's Title

2008

WWE Raw | Oklahoma City, Oklahoma:

- CM Punk cashed in his Money in the Bank briefcase on Edge to win the World Heavyweight Championship

2017

ROH Best in the World: 

- Sumie Sakai & Kris Wolf beat Deonna Purrazzo & Mandy Leon

- Cheeseburger & Yohei Komatsu & Sho Tanaka (Tempura Boys)beat Flip Gordon & Shaheem Ali & Leon St. Giovanni (Coast to Coast

- Ultimo Guerrero & El Terrible beat Matt Taven & Vinny Marseglia

- Frankie Kazarian beat Hangman Page in a strap match

- Search & Destroy of Jonathan Gresham & Chris Sabin & Alex Shelley & Jay White beat The Rebellion of Shane Taylor & Rhett 

  Titus & Kenny King & Caprice Coleman

- Jay Lethal beat Silas Young

- Dalton Castle & The Boys won the ROH six-man titles over Bully Ray & Mark & Jay Briscoe

- Kushida retained the TV title over Marty Scurll 

- ROH Tag Team Champions The Young Bucks defeated War Machine and Best Friends (Chuck Taylor & Trent Beretta) in a three-way

- Cody beat Christopher Daniels to win the ROH title